The Swing Shift Shuffle is a radio program of swing, big band, jazz, boogie woogie and other popular music from the 1930's and 40's that airs every Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. (US Central Time) on WEVL 89.9 FM in Memphis, Tennessee, with a live webcast at wevl.org. In addition to the radio show, this blog is dedicated to all aspects of the Swing Era, including art, automobiles, cartoons, comics, history, movies, music, news, science, technology, and anything else that happened during that time. It also includes announcements about events in the Memphis/Mid-South area related to the Swing Era, such as classic movies, concerts, dances, lectures, etc. If you see something that fits the description, send it to me at tim@wevl.org. If you would like more information about the radio show, just go to the Radio Show FAQ page.

Friday, December 3, 2021

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Sunrise Serenade: Tavelin' Man

Today's Sunrise Serenade was "Tavelin' Man" by Anita O'Day.  Enjoy the video from YouTube.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Playlist For December 1, 2021

The playlist for the December 1, 2021 broadcast of the Swing Shift Shuffle has now been added to the playlist filing cabinet.

Sunrise Serenade: Red Hot Gal Of Mine

Today's Sunrise Serenade was "Red Hot Gal Of Mine" by Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys.  Enjoy the video from YouTube.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Sunrise Serenade: When It's Christmas On The Range

Today's Sunrise Serenade was "When It's Christmas On The Range" by Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys.  Click on the song title to listen courtesy of Jazz On Line

Monday, November 29, 2021

Sunrise Serenade: Get With It

This morning's Sunrise Serenade was "Get With It" by Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys.  Enjoy the video from YouTube.

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Happy Thanksgiving!

 

We here at the SSS wish you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving, and a very safe holiday season.  

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Playlist For November 24, 2021

The playlist for the November 24, 2021 broadcast of the Swing Shift Shuffle has now been added to the playlist filing cabinet.

Monday, November 22, 2021

Taking A Pre-Holiday Break

 

I'll be taking a break this week to take care of some things and prepare for the holidays, but the show will go on, and I'll be back posting after Thanksgiving.  

Friday, November 19, 2021

Sunrise Serenade: You're The Cream In My Coffee

This morning's Sunrise Serenade was "You're The Cream In My Coffee" by Nat King Cole.  Click on the song title to listen courtesy of Jazz On Line